Hours & Rates

The Central Park Zoo is open 365 days a year. †

April 5, 2014-November 1, 2014 Monday-Friday 
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.*
Weekends & Holidays
10:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.*
 November 2, 2014–April 4, 2015 Daily
10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.*

The main zoo will be closed to the public on Thursday, June 12th, 2014 for a special event. The Tisch Children’s Zoo and 4-D Theater will be open.
*Last ticket sold 30 minutes prior to closing.


Total Experience Tickets

Total Experience tickets include entry to the Main Zoo, Tisch Children's Zoo, and one admission to the 4-D Theater.

Adult $18.00
Child (Ages 3-12) $13.00
Senior (65+) $15.00


4-D Theater

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, The 4-D Experience
Follow sub-zero heroes Manny, Ellie and Diego as they venture into a mysterious underground world. Their journey begins when Sid the Sloth stumbles across three abandoned eggs and decides to raise them as his own. Once the eggs hatch, the adventure begins in the lost world of the dinosaurs.

Ages 3 & up $7.00
WCS Members $4.00


General Admission Tickets

General Admission tickets include entry to the Main Zoo and Tisch Children's Zoo.

Adult $12.00
Child (Ages 3-12) $7.00
Senior (65+) $9.00

School and camp groups can receive discounted admission by booking a guided tour.